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negra

  
      sf  
1      (Mús)   crotchet, quarter note   (EEUU)  
2    (=mala suerte)   bad luck  
ése me trae la negra      he brings me bad luck  
le tocó la negra      he had bad luck  
tener la negra      to be out of luck, be having a run of bad luck  
    negro  
3      (Ajedrez)   black piece
4      (CAm)   black mark
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
bolsa negra nf.
black market

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Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
nf.
Black Death
nf.
Patagonian toothfish
exp.
black economy
exp.
out of concern for what people will say
(MODISMOS)
exp.
for the sake of appearances
(MODISMOS)
exp.
to be the black sheep of the family
(MODISMOS)
exp.
prime
[ES]
exp.
to be out of luck
exp.
be having a run of bad luck
exp.
he had bad luck
nm.
top-notch football
exp.
he brings me bad luck
exp.
it's not going well
exp.
it looks bad
exp.
top-notch football
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'negra' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
exp.
negra
exp.
marea negra
exp.
pimienta negra recién molida
exp.
una jornada negra en las carreteras
n.
la caja negra
n.
la caja negra
n.
la lista negra
n.
la Peste Negra
n.
la lista negra
[BIZ]
exp.
tiene la negra
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"negra": examples and translations in context
Definitivamente no quieren ver gente negra digna. They definitely do not want to see dignified black people.
Eramos la primera familia negra allí. We were the first black family up there.
Estabas tapada con una capa negra. You were covered in a dark shawl. No.
Porque estoy viendo una nube negra. 'Cause I'm looking at the dark cloud.
Encontramos recuerdos de la liga negra. We found negro league memorabilia in your house.
Tienes esa mujer negra que limpia. You've got that black woman who cleans.
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